EXPLAINER: Evictions in Louisiana could spike despite aid
By Melinda Deslatte Jun. 25, 2021 12:17 PM EDT
Foo Fighters, Lizzo, Ludacris to play New Orleans Jazz Fest
By Chevel Johnson Jun. 24, 2021 04:11 PM EDT
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Foo Fighters, Lizzo, Demi Lovato, Ludacris, The Isley Brothers, Melissa Etheridge and Trombone Shorty are among the acts slated to take the...
Settlement avoids trial in 2011 Katrina trash lawsuit
By Kevin Mcgill Jun. 21, 2021 01:00 PM EDT
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A decade-old lawsuit over the awarding of waste disposal contracts following Hurricane Katrina has been settled, avoiding a Monday trial and...
Major damage to Alabama mobile home park amid tropical storm
By Kevin Mcgill And Russ Bynum Jun. 19, 2021 12:01 AM EDT
Tropical weather lashes Gulf Coast with brisk winds, rain
By Kevin Mcgill And Jeff Martin Jun. 18, 2021 01:28 PM EDT
New York Knicks at New Orleans Pelicans 4/14/2021
Jun. 16, 2021 11:38 AM EDT
Pelicans coach Stan Van Gundy out after 1 season at helm
By Brett Martel Jun. 16, 2021 11:26 AM EDT
Voodoo Fest in New Orleans canceled for 2nd straight year
Jun. 11, 2021 11:04 AM EDT
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — For the second year in a row, organizers have canceled a Halloween weekend music festival in New Orleans. Last year’s...
Kids 5 and up get shots in tests for COVID vaccine
By Stacey Plaisance Jun. 07, 2021 07:32 PM EDT
Sheriff, watchdog group at odds over confidential calls
By Kevin Mcgill Jun. 07, 2021 12:49 PM EDT
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A watchdog group is calling on New Orleans jail officials to do more to assure that inmates can have private conversations with attorneys. ...
Pastor seeks revival of suit challenging virus restrictions
By Kevin Mcgill Jun. 07, 2021 12:04 PM EDT
12 past winners of Louisiana seafood cooking contest compete
Jun. 06, 2021 09:46 AM EDT
LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) — With Louisiana's coronavirus pandemic restrictions canceled, a dozen past winners will compete against each other in person this month in...
Judge: COVID was reason for jail to go from books to tablets
May. 31, 2021 10:15 AM EDT
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Officials at a Louisiana jail reacted reasonably to the COVID-19 pandemic by taking away printed books and giving inmates tablets on which...
Parades and all-night drinking coming back in New Orleans
By Kevin Mcgill May. 26, 2021 06:57 PM EDT
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — All-night alcohol sales are coming back and a ban on parades is being lifted in New Orleans as coronavirus vaccine rates improve and...
Louisiana Senate releases $37B budget proposal for next year
By Melinda Deslatte May. 24, 2021 06:36 PM EDT
Williamson, Griffin, offer different views of Pelicans' play
By Brett Martel May. 17, 2021 07:27 PM EDT
Louisiana challenge to 2020 expanded balloting dies in court
By Kevin Mcgill May. 17, 2021 05:01 PM EDT
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A federal appeals court Monday declined to review last year’s decision by a federal judge that expanded early voting and mail balloting in...
Some aren't ready to give up masks despite new CDC guidance
By Jay Reeves May. 16, 2021 08:03 AM EDT
Barefaced, footloose: New Orleans eases masking, OKs dancing
By Kevin Mcgill May. 14, 2021 05:02 PM EDT
People who are fully vaccinated against COVID-19 can go mask-free in most of New Orleans, Mayor LaToya Cantrell announced Friday. And, they can celebrate by...
The Latest: New Mexico adopts CDC guidance on facemasks
By The Associated Press May. 14, 2021 02:27 AM EDT